Hugo

Hugo

126 mins | Drama, Adventure, Family | Nov. 22, 2011

Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.

Hugo

126 mins | Drama, Adventure, Family | Nov. 22, 2011

Hugo
Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.
IMDb rating 7.5
Producers Paramount, Infinitum Nihil, GK Films
Original title Hugo
Directors Christopher Surgent, Martha Pinson, Martin Scorsese
Writers Brian Selznick, John Logan

Cast

Asa Butterfield

as Hugo Cabret

Ben Kingsley

as Georges Méliès

Sacha Baron Cohen

as The Station Inspector

Chloë Grace Moretz

as Isabelle

Ray Winstone

as Uncle Claude

Emily Mortimer

as Lisette

Christopher Lee

as Monsieur Labisse

Helen McCrory

as Mama Jeanne

Michael Stuhlbarg

as Rene Rabard

Frances de la Tour

as Madame Emilie

Richard Griffiths

as Monsieur Frick

Jude Law

as Hugo's Father

Kevin Eldon

as Policeman

Gulliver McGrath

as Young Tabard

Angus Barnett

as Theatre Manager

Edmund Kingsley

as Camera Technician

Max Wrottesley

as Train Engineer

Marco Aponte

as Julien Carette

Christos Lawton

as Arabian Knight

Ben Addis

as Salvador Dali

Graham Curry

as Railway Porteur 71 (uncredited)

Eric Haldezos

as Policeman (uncredited)

Hugo Malpeyre

as Theater Guest (uncredited)

Gino Picciano

as Worker (uncredited)

Michael Pitt

as Projectionist (uncredited)

Martin Scorsese

as Photographer

Brian Selznick

as Party Guest (uncredited)

Ed Sanders

as Young Tabard's Brother

Lorenzo Harani

as Guest at Gala (uncredited)